University of Charleston

UC Listed in US News & World Report’s “Best National Universities”


Charleston WVUS News & World Report has listed the University of Charleston in its ranking of “Best National Universities” in its summer 2021 rankings list.

US News & World Report reviewed schools that offer a full range of undergraduate majors as well as master’s and PhD programs.

The publication’s Best College Rankings is now in its 36th year. This latest edition assessed 1,452 U.S. bachelor’s degree-granting institutions on 17 measures of academic quality. The National Universities category includes those that offer a full range of undergraduate majors, plus master’s and doctoral programs, and emphasize faculty research or award professional practice doctorates.

UC was one of only 389 programs nationwide to be listed.